Microsoft to issue 16 security updates

10 Nov

startups-security-100353668-primary.idge_Microsoft has released their advance notification for the November 2014 Patch Tuesday updates. There will be a total of 16 updates issued next Tuesday, November 11, five of them rated critical.

Nearly all of the updates affect Windows. One is for Office, one for Exchange, one for Microsoft SharePoint Foundation 2010 Service Pack 2. Some of the updates also affect Internet Explorer and the .NET Framework.The two Office vulnerabilities affect Word 2007, the Word Viewer, the Office Compatibility Pack and Office 2007 IME Japanese. Current versions of Office are not affected.Four of the bulletins, all rated Critical, affect both the Windows Technical Preview i.e. Windows 10 and the Windows Server Technical Preview. The updates will be available through the normal Windows Update process and Microsoft encourages users to apply them.

Source: Microsoft to issue 16 security updates | ZDNet


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